Meredith E. Jones is a partner in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office working in the Advocacy department's Medical Defence Group. As counsel to physicians, her practice focuses on all areas of medical defence litigation and professional regulation. Meredith has appeared at all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada and the Ontario Court of Appeal. She has also represented physicians in proceedings before the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board, and the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario. Meredith is a regular contributor to educational programming both inside and outside the firm including presenting to physicians and medical students on various health law–related topics. In 2016, Meredith represented the Canadian Civil Liberties Association as an intervenor before the Supreme Court of Canada in an appeal involving the enforceability of forum selection clauses in online contracts of adhesion. She has been recognized in both The Best Lawyers in Canada and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory.